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Children's museum dream for Fairbanks director

...Museum without Walls, making a monthly appearance in various spots around town, including a car dealership, Alaska Railroad depot and the occasional store lobby. The museum's inventory was kept in Riley's garage and later shifted to a warehouse...
State news in brief

...News-Miner reports Leslie Aveoganna is charged with assaulting the highly intoxicated woman outside the former Alaska Railroad Depot.A passer-by saw Aveoganna and the woman and alerted staff at The Diner restaurant.An employee ran to the...
Murkowski: Media not focusing on achievements

...communicate that appropriately to Alaskans." Murkowski was in Fairbanks for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Alaska Railroad Depot, and meeting with a new task force to fight the proposed near-closure of Eielson Air Force Base. The governor...
Officials aim to keep state's shipping hub free of rats from rat-infested cities in Asia, the West Coast and other towns in Alaska. Trains based at the nearby Alaska Railroad depot make regular trips to Fairbanks, 275 miles north, where residents occasionally spot feral rats. "With as much...
Talkeetna residents unite over bears

ANCHORAGE - Despite $300 spent bear-proofing the garbage bin at the Alaska Railroad depot in downtown Talkeetna last year, the bruins got in a parting shot. Thwarted by the locked steel lid, a grizzly shoved the 600-pound...
Photo: Frosted over

A frost-covered totem pole is seen Tuesday outside of the Alaska Railroad depot in Anchorage, during the third longest cold snap in Alaska's history. Temperatures in Anchorage have been in the minus double...


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